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How to Defeat Inflation’s Sneaky Twin – Shrinkflation

You may have noticed prices at your local grocery store or big box retailer rising lately. The Consumer Price Index for June, released today, showed the biggest 12-month jump since August 2008. The…

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Lumber’s Losses Could Be a Sign of an Improving Economy

Lumber companies probably don't want to hear it, but the recent decline in lumber prices might actually be a sign that the U.S. economy is moving in the right direction. That's the take from various…

Mandatory Credit: Photo by Nathan Posner/Shutterstock (11791513g)Opponents of HB 531 & SB 241, Republican backed bills accused of purporting voter suppression, hold a protest outside the Georgia state capitol building on March 8, 2021 in Atlanta, Georgia.

MLB Pulls Out of Georgia Over Restrictive Voting Law

After the passage of Georgia's Senate Bill 202, which fundamentally changes the voting rules for those in the state, Major League Baseball says it is no longer interested in holding its annual…

A pre-school age girl helps her parents pick out veggies in the produce section at the grocery store.

Why Upcoming Child Tax Credit Payments Are a Good Thing for Retailers

Thanks to monthly child tax credit payments beginning this month, U.S. retailers could soon see an uptick in sales if the payments act as a stimulus that encourages Americans to spend on food,…

Food delivery during quarantine.

As Americans Prepare for Higher Inflation, Food and Gas Prices May Soon Fall

Rising prices in the U.S. have caused consumers to rethink their spending habits. The consumer price index jumped 0.9% in June, which is the largest one-month increase in 13 years, reports CNN. Prices…

Alcoa, Tennessee, USA - April 10, 2011: The used car lot of a Honda dealer is dominated by late model used Hondas with a banner proclaiming them to be certified, that is to have a full Honda warranty.

Consumer Prices Increased Again in June, Accelerating Inflation

The Labor Department released its Consumer Price Index today, showing the largest 12-month increase since a 5.4% jump for the period ending August 2008. See: The Effect of Consumer Spending on…

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With Investors Backing Away From Crypto, Should You Buy Now?

It's probably way too early to suggest that investors are getting bored with cryptocurrency after years of pouring their money into it. But recent data does point to a big slowdown in the number of…


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